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Employee Spotlight: Matthew Philpot, Android Developer

Employee Spotlight: Matthew Philpot, Android Developer

Currently listening to: When I started: Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots by The Flaming Lips (pt.1). When I finished: Across the Room (feat. Leon Bridges) by ODESZA 1. What do you do at Linux Academy? I develop and maintain the Android app(s) for Linux Academy. I also work with students to debug issues they're having their devices. Android Developer, resident Audiophile and SQL expert. Been here since March 1st, 2017 2. What did you do before this? I worked for defense contractor called Apptricity. I was primarily responsible for developing/maintaining their current and next-gen android apps. I graduated from UNT with a BS in Computer Science, and a minor in Technical Writing. My biggest reason for coming here was the culture and closeness to home. And so far I'm loving it 3. What do you like most about what you do? Having (mostly) complete creative control over the development of the Android App. Nowhere else would it have so easily been accepted to switch over to Kotlin from Java for Android dev.

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Employee Spotlight: Christophe Limpalair, VP of Marketing

Employee Spotlight: Christophe Limpalair, VP of Marketing

This month, we got some time to sit down with VP of Marketing, Christophe Limpalair! Many of you may know him from taking an AWS course or from an email that he's sent you, but what about when he's not working? You may find him catching the latest Game of Thrones episode or discussing cats with lazers.. Currently listening to: Santa Barbara by Rebelution. Great band!

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